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Discourse, [21 March 1841], as Reported by William P. McIntire

Discourse, [21 March 1841], as Reported by William P. McIntire

Sabath Meeting— Joseph Read the  2 & 3d. Chapters of Malichi & stated that  there was a priestHood Confered upon all  the sons of Levi throughout the Jeneration  of the Jews & he also said they become Heirs  to that pristHood By Linage or Decent &  held the Keys of the first principles of the  Gospel— for this— he quoted concerning Jesus  coming to John to be Baptized of John that  he (Jesus) might enter into the Kingdom  as John held the Keys suffer it to be so now  &c he also Brought up Zacharias plead ing with the Lord in the temple that  he might have seed so that the preist Hood might be presurved
he also prophesyed that all those that  made Light of the Revelations that was  Given and him & his words— would  are [ere] Long Cry & Lement (when the servent  of God would be imprizened) say O!!  that we had harkened to the words  of God & the Revelattions Given But  all opertunity is Cut of[f] from them [p. [17]]
JS, Discourse, Nauvoo, IL, [21 Mar. 1841]; in William P. McIntire, Notebook, p. [17]; handwriting of William P. McIntire; CHL.

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